Become a Real Estate Appraiser
To become a real property appraiser, you must first become an Appraiser Trainee. An Appraiser Trainee is subject to direct supervision by an appraiser who is certified in good standing, and may appraise those properties that his or her supervising appraiser is permitted to appraise.
Appraiser Hour Requirements
The four different levels of early Appraisal education include Appraiser Trainee, Licensed Residential Real Property Appraiser, Certified Residential Real Property Appraiser, and Certified General Real Property Appraiser, which require 75, 150, 200,and 300 hours of study, respectively.
State requirements differ. Use the list on the right to find the requirements for your state.